Perfect Location...

An historic hotel on the banks of the North Tyne with breathtaking views and lovely grounds, The George is the perfect venue for your wedding reception. Together with a professional and dedicated team, we will ensure that your special day is one to remember. Please speak to us at the hotel directly to start planning your special day.

Wedding Fairs and Events...

We can offer a wide range of wedding packages available to suit all requirements and we would love to meet you to discuss your needs for the perfect day. 

We will be hosting a range of Fairs and Open evenings throughout the year where you will be able to view our Hotel and facilities, set for the perfect wedding, and we can take the opportunity to answer any questions you may have.

If you wish to attend one of our open evenings or wedding fairs please contact the hotel to confirm times.

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Perfect Day...

We know that your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. At The George we take pride in making your reception one to remember forever. We are here to help you every step of the way and we will do our best to see that everything runs smoothly as it possibly can.

Catering For You....

At the George we have a restaurant and banqueting suites suitable for a variety of wedding celebrations, from intimate parties right up to larger wedding breakfasts and receptions. We can happily cater for up to 90 people for a formal meal or up to 150 guests for an informal reception. We can help you with menu ideas for your reception from our extensive Banqueting Menus, which have been carefully selected to offer great choice and variety and to suit different tastes and budgets. Alternatively, if you want to personalise your reception we will work with you so that you can add some of your own flair and style to the occasion.


With 47 bedrooms at The George we are able to offer numerous options to suit your wedding party. If you are booking your reception with us, please speak to us about the accommodation packages on offer. Early booking is strongly recommended, but we are flexible and happy to discuss your specific requirements so that you can relax and look forward to enjoying the day.

Speak to us about your wedding plans today by calling us direct on 01434 681611

Why not make your next meeting, function or conference memorable by holding it amid the scenic backdrop of the North Tyne at The George, Chollerford? The hotel is superbly located just 20 minutes from Newcastle International Airport and is just 30 minutes from the centre of Newcastle.

Choose from three function rooms, 47 well-equipped bedrooms and superb leisure facilities that include a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. By holding your next event at The George, you will ensure that your guests will be able to work and relax in style.

The Kielder Suite
The largest of our suites, The Kielder Suite is excellent for conferences and functions and can accommodate up to 50 delegates in a modern and comfortable space with lots of natural light.

The River Suite
This elegant River Suite on the first floor has many features including river views and a large open fireplace. This room is ideal for small receptions and can accommodate up to 40 delegates.

The Riverside Restaurant
Our restaurant can also be configured as a conference or function room accommodating up to 100 delegates.

We can happily arrange catering for your function from simple teas and coffees to full meal packages.

Call the hotel manager direct on 01434 681 611 to book or discuss your requirements for rooms and facilities.

George Leisure Page 1 
George Leisure Page 2 The George offers superb leisure facilities including a Leisure Club that can be used free of charge by hotel guests.  For local residents we also offer a number of different membership options.

The well-equipped Health Club includes multiple pieces of gym equipment including treadmills, rowing machines, cross trainers, weights, and bicycles.



  • Swimming Pool
  • Well-equipped Gym
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Changing rooms with showers
  • Lockers

Membership Types

We offer the following types of membership:

  • FREE for hotel guests
  • Single Under 55
  • Single Over 55
  • Couple Under 55
  • Couple Over 55
  • Student
  • Young Person – 16 to 21
  • Child – 6 to 15
  • Child Under 6 – Free of Charge

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Membership Benefits

  • Members can bring up to 2 guests at a time to the leisure club for a small fee
  • Exclusive discounts on our dinner and lunch menus
  • Free Wi-Fi access in our lounges
  • Use of our sister clubs in Pitlochry, Harrogate and Rushyford

Download our membership form

Opening Times

Monday to Sunday – 7:30am to 9:30pm

Contact Us

Telephone: 01434 681611